Two Roads Home

September 12, 2017|
Two Roads Home by Daniel Griffin
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A fast-paced literary eco-thriller about the power of resistance, the fine line between activism and terrorism, and what happens when things go too far.

It is 1993 on Vancouver Island. A group of idealistic young activists, determined to do whatever it takes to protect the environment, turn to sabotage. But in a single moment everything they've worked for goes terribly wrong: a night watchman at a logging company warehouse is killed in an explosion that they set.

Two Roads Home follows these activists as their lives ? and their cause ? spiral out of control. Pete, who set the bomb, heads off the grid, where he discovers a vibrant community of squatters who have been affected by the explosion in unexpected ways. Meanwhile, Pete's mother is determined to track him down and clear his name.

In Two Roads Home, Daniel Griffin deftly reimagines history: what if, instead of the legendarily peaceful Clayoquot Sound protests of the 1990s, things had gone too far? How far is too far, when it comes to protesting what one sees as injustice? And what happens when that line is crossed?

Daniel Griffin was born in Kingston, Ontario, and has lived in Canada, the United States, Guatemala, the UK, France, New Zealand, and India. He's the author of the novel Two Roads Home and the short story collection Stopping for Strangers and holds an MFA from UBC. He currently lives in Victoria, BC, with his wife and three children, w...
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Title:Two Roads Home
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:336 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.78 in
Shipping dimensions:336 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.78 in
Published:September 12, 2017
Publisher:Freehand Books
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781988298214

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